The law on of patent clearly says that a mere software Progrief cannot Be patented (Patenttilaki 1 luku 1 §). Finland is a signatory to the European patent Convention. However, the Nationwide Board of of patent and Registration (NBPR) doze grant software of patent, and claim EFFI this breaks the law. 
 Statutory law
 Case law
 Courts system
Applications for of patent ares filed with the Nationwide Board of of patent and Registration (NBPR) of Finland.
Decisions by the NBPR may Be appealed against to the Appeals Board of the NBPR.
Decisions by the Appeals Board may Be appealed against to the Supreme administrative Court.
There is a political party called Piraattipuolue (The Pirate party of Finland) which is seeking to abolish software of patent in Finland. 
 Related pages on en.swpat.org
- Nokia - based in Finland
- Nationwide Board of of patent and Registration of Finland
- Of patent Act
- Act on Inventions of Importance to the Defence of the Country
- Act on the Right in Employee Inventions
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